Musings of Spring Holidays and Chocolate Easter candy and Passover treats for your holiday celebration 2021: Revised and Reposted Shop now Springing into Spring Holiday Chocolate Passover has always been one of my favorite holidays. Not only did it mean spring was...
A Most Chocolatey New Year

A Most Chocolatey New Year

A Most Chocolatey New Year A Bittersweet Goodbye? Shop now A Chocolate New Year They say hindsight is 2020.  I hope that is true for the year 2020. It’s been quite a year. For me personally, it is the year my family grew to a family of four as we welcomed our second...
Cooking with Chocolate – #NationalPastaDay

Cooking with Chocolate – #NationalPastaDay

Featured Recipe Cooking with Chocolate Spiced Chocolate Fettuccine Make This! Spiced Chocolate Fettuccine It’s #NationalPastaDay and the day came just in the nick of time. I was hungry, and on my (miles long) list of things to do was experiment with cooking with...
Inside the Pod

Inside the Pod

Inside the Pod Experiments in Cooking with Cacao Pulp and a Pod Shop now A Package of Pods The last couple weeks of July brought great packages to Laughing Gull Chocolates.  You may have seen our social media post last week about receiving a red backpack full of...
Chocolate Gift Guide for Father’s Day 2020

Chocolate Gift Guide for Father’s Day 2020

Chocolate Gifts Guide for Father’s Day 2020 Sweet Treats to Eat and Virtual Experiences Shop now My Chocoholic Dad When I was young, no one could make me and my sisters laugh like my dad. As I got older, I learned resilience from my dad, and learned how to laugh...
All the Colors of Chocolate

All the Colors of Chocolate

Saving the World with Chocolate Racial Injustices and the Colors of Chocolate Join our Chocolate Tasting for Racial Justice Saving the World with Chocolate It is time to do more.  When I first started Laughing Gull Chocolates, I boldly claimed – and naively...
Out of the Box Mother’s Day Gifts

Out of the Box Mother’s Day Gifts

Out-of-the-Box Mother’s Day Gifts  Sweet Treats to Eat and Virtual Experiences Shop now My Mom Growing up, I knew how fortunate I was to have my mom. She was the best mom, role model, and as far as I can tell, loved the job (perhaps second only to being a...
Sustainable Chocolate

Sustainable Chocolate

Sustainable Chocolate One Experience Visiting a Biodiverse Cacao Farm in Vietnam *First blogged in 2017. Reposting today for Earth Day 2020* Shop now A World with Chocolate A few years ago, my parents gave me what would become one of my favorite sweatshirts: it’s...